Erik Matti
Erik Charles Matti is a Filipino
Filipino people
The Filipino people or Filipinos are an Austronesian ethnic group native to the islands of the Philippines. There are about 92 million Filipinos in the Philippines, and about 11 million living outside the Philippines ....

 filmmaker. His most notable achievement in film is "Magic Temple", which won top honors for Best Screenplay (shared with Peque Gallaga
Peque Gallaga
Peque Gallaga is a multi-awarded Filipino filmmaker. His most significant achievement in film is "Oro, Plata, Mata", which he directed after winning a scripwriting contest sponsored by the Experimental Cinema of the Philippines...

 and Lore Reyes) during the 1996 Metro Manila Film Festival
Metro Manila Film Festival
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. He has also been nominated as Best Director in the Gawad Urian Awards
Gawad Urian Awards
The Gawad Urian Awards are annual film awards in the Philippines held since 1977. It is given by the Manunuri ng Pelikulang Pilipino and is currently regarded as the counterpart of the United States' New York Film Critics Circle....

 and Film Academy of the Philippines
Film Academy of the Philippines
Established in 1981, the Film Academy of the Philippines is the Philippines' official counterpart of the United States' Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. The FAP was founded through Executive Order 640-A, signed by former President of the Philippines Ferdinand Marcos...



  • The Arrival (2010)
  • Gagamboy (2004)
  • Mano Po 2: My Home (2003)
  • Pedro Penduko Episode II: Return of the Comeback (2000)


  • The Arrival (2010)
  • Binibining K (2006)
  • Pa-Siyam (2004)
  • Gagamboy (2004)
  • Scorpio Nights 2 (1999)
  • Mortal Kombat (Alamat ng Damortis) (1997)


  • FAP Awards, Nominated for Best Director, Pa-siyam
  • Gawad Urian Awards, Nominated for Best Direction and Best Screenplay, The Arrival
  • Metro Manila Film Festival, Best Screenplay, Magic Temple

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